Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor

Defending Freedom Throughout the MENA Region

Euro-Med Monitor in Syria

Syria’s armed conflict escalated as the government intensified its attacks and began using increasingly deadly and indiscriminate weapons, culminating in a chemical weapons attack on the Damascus countryside on August 21, 2013. Government forces and pro-government militias also continued to torture detainees and commit executions. The spread and intensification of fighting led to a dire humanitarian crisis with millions internally displaced or seeking refuge in neighboring countries.

Since the beginning of 2011, Palestinian refugees have faced serious violations that have escalated over time...Read more

OPCW Releases Report on Khan Sheikhoun April Attack...Read more

Take All Needed Measures to Minimize Civilian Harm...Read more

Lebanon should reconsider policies against the Syrian refugees...Read more

Authorities Failed to Take Necessary Precautions...Read more

The international community has a moral duty to protect the civilians of Syria...Read more

Government policies have prevented aid delivery to millions of people in besieged or hard-to-reach areas, report finds....Read more